<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Politics and Political News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/politics http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usFri, 20 Jan 2017 23:14:20 -0800Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:14:20 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[San Diegans Gather to Protest Trump's Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:34:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Trump+SD+protest.jpg
About 100 people gathered in the rain at San Diego City College to protest the inauguration of President Donald Trump on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Follow the Inaugural Parade in Real Time]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:28:58 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ap-inaug-parade-th.jpg
The inauguration of President-elect Donald J. Trump is followed by a parade from the U.S. Capitol building to the White House. Six AP reporters share their photos and videos from along the route.

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<![CDATA[WhiteHouse.gov Switches Hands, Gets Trump Refresh]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:45:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-632199332.jpg
Many of the pages on the White House's website were taken down Friday, shortly after Donald Trump's inauguration as president, including pages on LGBTQ rights, climate change and the Affordable Care Act.

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<![CDATA[Inaugural Words: America, Country, People, Carnage]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:32:11 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trump-inaug-speech-wordcloud.gif
America. Country. People. These were the most commonly used words by President Donald Trump in his inaugural address on Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Inauguration Mosaic: Social Posts from the National Mall]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:32:27 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trump-mosaic.jpg
People from across the country gathered at the National Mall to watch the inauguration of Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United Stated. The above mosiac shows social posts from people watching...]]>
<![CDATA[Full Text: President Donald Trump's Inaugural Address]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:46:25 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632195944.jpg
Read the full text of President Donald J. Trump's inaugural address.

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<![CDATA[Obama's Final Moments in the Oval Office]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:44:39 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Obama_Oval_Final_Getty.jpg
Watch some of President Obama’s final moments in the Oval Office as he leaves a letter for President-elect Donald Trump on the desk.

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<![CDATA[Donald Trump Is Getting the Nuclear Football]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:36:20 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trumGettyImages-632105686.jpg
Sometime before he's sworn in Friday, President-elect Donald Trump will sit down with the top military officers who control America's massive military arsenal and get "THE Briefing," the one that provides...

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<![CDATA[Over 600 Sister Marches Join Women's March on Washington]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:11:22 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/marches-map-th.jpg
More than one million people are expected to join the Women's March on Washington and its sister marches around the world on Saturday, the day after Donald Trump’s inauguration, according to their organizers.
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<![CDATA[The Perks of Donating to Trump's Inauguration]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:09:57 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_17013713721598-Trump-head.jpg
How much is lunch with members of Donald Trump's cabinet and House and Senate leadership worth?

According to the Presidential Inaugural Committee, a cool $1 million.

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<![CDATA[Why Kanye Isn't in Inauguration]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:06:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trump+kanye.png
Despite being famous friends, President-elect Donald Trump’s team passed on considering Kanye West as a performer for his inauguration Friday. Tom Barrack, the chair of Trump’s Presidential Inaugural Committee...

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<![CDATA['Pussyhat Project' Founders Talk Pink Hats to Protest Trump]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 02:04:08 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pussyhat_Project_Trump_Inauguration_1200x675_857874499624.jpg
Activists from Southern California founded what they call the Pussyhat Project – a symbolic rebuke of the infamous remarks made by President-elect Donald Trump. They plan to take their knitted hats on a march in...]]>
<![CDATA[Michelle Obama Says Goodbye to 'People's House' in Video]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:31:39 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_16334714356686.jpg
The boxes are taped, the moving vans are filling up and the staffers have said their goodbyes. On Friday, the first family will move out of the house they’ve called home since 2009. But before they turn over the

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<![CDATA[Sale of Qualcomm Stadium Site Will Be Tricky]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:49:31 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/qualcomm+stadium+generic.JPG
The first step will be finding someone to buy the 166-acre slot of land, a transaction that will likely be a long, complicated process.]]>
<![CDATA[Hillary Clinton Would Beat de Blasio for NYC Mayor: Poll]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:29:53 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/de+blasio+clinton.jpg
Hillary Clinton would crush New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio in a head-to-head matchup if she ran as an independent, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll released on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Scores of US Lawmakers to Boycott Trump Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:06:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/AP_17011739079713.jpg
More than 40 Democratic representatives of Congress from across the country have announced plans to boycott Donald Trump's inauguration on Jan. 20, 2017.

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<![CDATA[Presidential Children: Post-White House Years ]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 06:56:45 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/HarrySTruman.jpg
The sons and daughters of United States presidents, most of whom were children and teenagers when they followed their parents into the White House, each made a life for themselves away from the shadow of...

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<![CDATA[A History of the Presidential Inaugural Procession]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:53:29 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Clinton---1993-Inauguration-USSS-0001.jpg
From the horse and buggy to reinforced limousines, see the century-long history of Secret Service agents - and their rides - at the side of newly elected presidents from Theodore Roosevelt to Barack Obama. ]]>
<![CDATA[Why Obamacare Name May Have Done More Harm Than Good]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:16:02 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Obamacare-501447632.jpg
Obamacare was such a catchy nickname for the 2010 healthcare reform law. Even President Barack Obama himself embraced it when his Republican enemies coined the term.But it may have done more harm than good for...

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<![CDATA[Voices From Inauguration Weekend: Who Is Going to DC and Why]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:01:12 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/congress-prep.jpg
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the country's 45th president on Friday and thousands of his supporters from across the country will attend to witness the historic event. They hope his presidency will be...

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<![CDATA[New Polls Find Most Americans Sour on Trump's Transition]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:40:06 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_17013713721598-Trump-head.jpg
New polling shows that the majority of Americans disapprove of the way President-elect Donald Trump is handling his transition into power, with less than a week to go until his inauguration.Just 40 percent of...

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<![CDATA[Clinton Supporters Stuck with Pricey Hotels for Inauguration]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:08:39 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/0116-2017-Craigslist.jpg
Many Hillary Clinton supporters who thought they would be witnessing history on Friday are finding themselves locked into non-refundable hotel rooms they booked well in advance of the November election results.

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<![CDATA[Tweeter-in-Chief? Trump Will Keep Personal Handle]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 04:51:52 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_16354528098870-donald-trump-mar-a-lago.jpg
President-elect Donald Trump will maintain his personal Twitter account and other social media after his inauguration on Friday, transition officials told NBC News. The move comes amid uncertainty over...

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